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Communication with the cancer patient : information and truth, edited by Antonella Surbone and Matjaž Zwitter

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Communication with the cancer patient : information and truth
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Communication with the cancer patient
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information and truth
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edited by Antonella Surbone and Matjaž Zwitter
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eng
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illustrations
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Q11
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.N5 v. 809
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non fiction
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bibliography
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Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences,
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v. 809
Communication with the cancer patient : information and truth, edited by Antonella Surbone and Matjaž Zwitter
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Communication with the cancer patient : information and truth, edited by Antonella Surbone and Matjaž Zwitter
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Learning from the world: the editor's perspective -- Information, truth, and communication: for an interpretation of truth-telling practices throughout the world -- Pt. 1. General discussions -- Cancer patients and medical practice: some historical and cultural considerations -- A discourse ethics approach to quality of life measurement -- Truth, disease, and prognosis: an historical-anthropological analysis -- Truth in the relationship between cancer patient and physician -- Truth, science, and the oncologist -- Truth-telling, risk and hope -- On the spirituality of the doctor-patient relationship -- Communication with the patient in clinical research -- Pt. 2. Africa -- Is it wise to tell the whole truth, and nothing but the truth to a cancer patient? -- Communication with the cancer patient in Nigeria: information and truth -- Transcultural and language problems in communicationg with cancer patients in Southern Africa -- Communication with the cancer patient in Zimbabwe -- Pt. 3. The Americas -- Talking to a child with cancer: a valuable experience -- Argentina: telling the truth to cancer patients in a multicultural society -- Communication with the cancer patient: information and truth in Brazil -- Ethical dimensions and communications issues in nursing patients with advanced metastatic cancer -- Effective communication with cancer patients: the use of analogies - a suggested approach -- Communication of the cancer diagnosis to Mexican patients: attitudes of patients and physicians -- The child with cancer: influence of culture on truth-telling and patient care -- Health care in the United States: a perspective from the front line -- The psychological repercussions of New York State's do-not-resuscitate law: an American experience with mandated "truth-telling" -- Walking a difficult path is easier with a friend: thoughts from a practicing oncologist -- Pt.4. Asia and the Middle East -- Communication with the cancer patient in China -- From paper to practice: quality of life in a developing country. The challenges that face us -- Commuication with the cancer patient in Iran: information and truth -- The impact of perceived behavior on patient-physician satisfaction -- Telling the truth to cancer patients and patients with HIV-1 infection in Japan -- Truth-telling practice in cancer care in Japan --Communication with cancer patients: experiences in Pakistan -- Communicating with cancer patients in Saudi Arabia -- Pt.5. Australia and Oceania -- Communication with cancer patients in culturally diverse societies -- Talking with patients suffering from malignant melanoma -- Pt.6. Europe -- Psychological training for health-care professionals in oncology: a way to improve communication skills -- Improving communication with cancer patients: a challenge for physicians -- The relationship with the cancer patient -- Straight talking about cancer: duty or danger? -- Cancer and truth-telling in Greece: historical, statistical, and clinical data
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xii, 540 p.
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9780897669863
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96029490
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